Evrim Oralkan

Evrim Oralkan

Founder and CEO of Travertine Mart, Collecteurs Co-Founder

Evrim Oralkan is the founder and CEO of Travertine Mart, based in Hallandale, Fla., a boutique online flooring company specializing in premium-grade travertine pavers, tiles and pool coping. He is also a co-founder of Collecteurs.

Don't Be Afraid to Start a Second Company in an Unrelated Industry
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Don't Be Afraid to Start a Second Company in an Unrelated Industry

Diversification through starting another business can strengthen your financial outlook and entrepreneurial spirit.
4 Benefits of Collecting Art Besides Hanging Beautiful Paintings on the Wall
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Patiently collecting art expands awareness and maybe your professional network, too.
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How to Mix Business and Politics Without Ruining Your Business

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Work and family are the world's original exercise in multitasking.